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Articles about award winning london addition balances new and old on Dwell.com - Dwell

Danish design impresario Jens Martin Skibsted works with architect Jürgen Mayer H to update a Norwegian-style, 19th-century home...<p>The Commodore Hotel in Astoria, Oregon (population 10,000) is not exactly conveniently located, tucked away near the ocean's edge...<p>One of the best parts of working at …

Private Club
Italy

Amalfi Coast: Top Positano Restaurants

Positano’s beauty lies in its magical setting. Imagine white boats on the blue ocean, lemon trees and luscious oleander growing everywhere. This bountiful rustic charm sprinkled with the right amount of glamour is all spectacularly arranged on a dramatically steep and craggy hill.<p>There is no better …

Italy
France

8 Spa-Like Bathrooms Designed to Instantly Soothe

Let these airy oases across the globe spur some ideas for creating your own refuge.

First-ever Burberry Cafe Opens in London

Luxury fashion house Burberry opens its first-ever Burberry cafe in its London flagship store, located at 121 Regent St. Named “Thomas’s,” after the …

England

The Perfect Bar Cart

A Study in the Finer Points of Drinking<p>How do you take it?<p>Preface <i><br>Before we begin, a note</i> <br>Throughout our collective history, alcohol remains definite, …

Burberry Opens Its First Cafe in London Flagship Store

The British luxury label joins the ranks of Gucci, Armani, and Roberto Cavalli with its own-branded dining outlet.<p>Burberry becomes the latest luxury fashion brand to foray into food with the opening of Thomas’s, its first in-house cafe situated in its London flagship store at 121 Regent Street. …

Miracle garden. Dubai

Loading...<p><b>Dubai Miracle Garden</b> – the largest floral park in the world. It is an unimaginable riot of colors of bright beautiful flowers surrounded by …

Plants

The best of hidden Berlin

Splashy signage? How gauche! Many of Berlin's most evocative bars, restaurants and sights are actually hidden from view behind unmarked doors, in nondescript buildings or recycled breweries, under railway bridges and even in wartime bunkers. Here's our pick of the top clandestine hot spots around …

Germany

The Oyster Inn: Three Guest Rooms on a Remote Island in New Zealand

Andrew Glenn and Jonathan Rutherfurd Best are two Brits who, fed up with their careers in marketing and event management, escaped to Waiheke Island …

10 Elegant Homes You Simply Must Rent in Paris

These spaces are so lovely that you might just skip the Eiffel and stay in.<p>These spaces are so lovely that you might just skip the Eiffel and stay in.

Weekend Guide with Petite Passport: 5 Happening Spots in Historic Stockholm

I’m a professional browser, and if you ask me, Stockholm is the best shopping city in Europe. Why? Chalk it up to notable fashion brands that have …

Articles about 6 tiny new york city backyards on Dwell.com - Dwell

A trip to New York City is inevitably a whirlwind, whether it's your first visit or your five hundredth.<p>With a series of community-minded projects, an architecture team sets out to revitalize New York City’s waterways.<p>In New York’s Nassau County, a 125-square-foot garden retreat offers a haven from …

New York City

Articles about well grafted home on Dwell.com - Dwell

Open and airy courtyards can create a sense of interconnectedness between indoors and outdoors.<p>“The first floor was about making something warm and woody that would blend into the natural environment,” architect Stephen...<p>A Bluetooth speaker’s cylindrical packaging communicates a 360-degree design …

Architecture

Articles about 6 unique new england additions on Dwell.com - Dwell

In the past few decades, overdevelopment throughout New England has erased some of the region's most inspired Modernist homes.<p>New England is one of the oldest, most patriotic regions in the United States.<p>How do you organically combine industrial, minimalist, traditional and farmhouse styles? …

New England

Monocle & Gestalten Travel Guide Series 2015

“Monocle” knows a thing or two about travel, searching high and low across the globe for the best in design, fashion, food, retail and beyond. In a …

Articles about prefab gets makeover danish industrial design on Dwell.com - Dwell

Located in the serene Snarøya peninsula of Norway, an old modular prefab receives news life, thanks to a stunning renovation.<p>After graduating from the Rhode Island School of Design in 2002 with a degree in furniture design, Jonah Takagi traveled the...<p>Turkel Design is a leading manufacturer of …

Prefab Homes

World's first garden made from cake opens in London

An amazing cake garden, featuring a fruit loaf wall and chocolate soil, has opened in London<p>Willy Wonka, eat your heart out. The world's sweetest garden, where absoloutely everything can be eaten, opened in London today.<p>Described as the first-ever fully edible garden, the plot in Russell Square …

Dessert

Freshness Curated: 10 New York City Menswear Shops

Author:<p>John Kim<p>Publish date:<p>Social count:<p>0<p>0<p>SHARES<p>Menswear bloggers, give yourselves a well-deserved pat on the back. Your new media machinations have …

Articles about 7 highly original homes nycs outer boroughs on Dwell.com - Dwell

In this series, Sebastian Mariscal designs a home in Venice, California, that brings the outside in. We track the project...<p>The alphabet is as easy as ABC, but for typographer Peter Bil’ak, the way language looks is a never-ending exploration.<p>We take a look back at Salone del Mobile's 2014 special …

Architecture

The 5 best coffee shops in Reykjavik

Iceland is known for its incredible natural landscape, but many are not aware that it has a vibrant capital city. Reykjavik is home to some great options for food, shopping, and nightlife.<p>And since there are no international coffee chains like Starbucks on the island, there are also plenty of …

Coffee

Articles about scenic country home made flat packed panels on Dwell.com - Dwell

Streamline your home and life with Chamberlain.<p>Bees have always been admired for their industrious nature and intricate honeycomb architecture; Charles Darwin called the...<p>Feeling the squeeze from Hong Kong's affordable housing crisis, one architect turns to a surprising new micro-housing …

Columbia University

This Holiday Season, Kick Things Off with a New Kind of Brew

Darjeeling cocktail, anyone? As you put together your holiday party menus, try the chicest new beverage craze—tea!—plus these dazzling bar extras. …

Locanda Rosa Rosae: The Venetian Hideaway The Italians Have Been Hiding From Us

It’s a rare thing to discover a magical place like Locanda Rosa Rosae – even for this travel writer whose job it is to uncover hidden gems around the world. But walking into this boutique guesthouse situated in a remote location somewhere between Venice and Treviso, unsuspecting visitors must …

Unique, unusual and specialist shops in London

Search for one-of-a-kind gifts, quirky jewellery and other unusual items while enjoying a healthy dose of history in London's specialist shops. With …

Zagat Reveals The Best Restaurants In New York City For 2015

The honor of New York's best restaurant went to Eric Ripert's Le Bernardin with a 29 out of 30 on Zagat's food ranking. It also won for best service, and this is its 13th year as Zagat's #1 restaurant.<p>Zagat polled nearly 30,600 surveyors and covered more than 2,000 restaurants in its guide. That …

New York City

Go Naked With 21 Frosting-Free Wedding Cakes

Step aside, fondant. Naked cakes offer a more minimalist look while still delivering plenty of beauty and sugary goodness. Plus, they’re incredibly versatile and can be easily dressed up with colorful layers, fresh fruit, flowers or imaginative toppers. Still not convinced? Check out these 21 …

Weddings